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BelkisDV
Certificate in Translation Studies, U.S.

United States
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Email: Langworld2@aol.com belkisdiazvidaillet@yahoo.com Technical & Legal Documents for Puerto Rico, the Caribbean Basin, the United States, South and Central America.color=blue>
Documentos Técnicos y Jurídicos para PR, la Cuenca del Caribe, Estados Unidos de Norte América, América del Sur y América Central.color=red>


- First language: Spanish
- Second language: U.S. English.
- Third language: Portuguese
- Fourth language: French
- Fifth language: Italian

DIPLOMA IN TRANSLATION STUDIES - FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY, U.S.A.

TRADUCTORADO - UNIVERSIDAD INTERNACIONAL DE LA FLORIDA, U.S.A.
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Traducir es transmitir un mensaje de un idioma a otro
cuidando de preservar el mismo de fondo y forma. Traducir no es decifrar.
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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Chemistry & Biochemistry: Blind/Double Blind Studies, Protocols, Research
Chromatography (liquid, gas, HP, HYP), Spectrography, Spectrophotometry, Photometry, UV & infrared spectra
Material Safety Data Sheets for Pesticides/Herbicides, Scientific Assays & Protocols
Water Treatment: Multimedia Filters, Osmosis, Reverse Osmosis, Flocculation, Coagulation, Equipment (Tanks, etc.)
WastewaterManufacturing
Electronics: Specs, User Instruction Manuals, Product Description
Automotive: Specification Sheets & Product Description
Legal/Law: Corporate & Private, Contracts/Agreements, Patents, Immigration, Affidavits, Criminal Record Search
Websites (HTML included)
General Business: Speeches, Presentations, Business Cards
Real Estate
Press Releases
Academic: Transcripts, Diplomas, Certificates, Awards
Human Resources: Guidelines, Procedures, Employee Training Manuals

- 100% bilingual, bicultural, full-time English<>Spanish translator, proofreader, editor and localizer.

- Native of Cuba raised in Puerto Rico. Spanish is my native tongue. My command of U.S. English and language skills are the result of 21 years of exposure by immersion in the United States. (6 years in Cuba, 21 years in the U.S., 20 years in Puerto Rico.)

- 1992 - Awarded Certificate in Translation Studies by Florida International University, one of the T&I Schools recognized by the American Translators Association. For more information, please visit: ATA List of approved Translation & Interpretation Schools

-1996 - Relocated to Puerto Rico; this gave me the opportunity to polish the local dialect and work for several prestigious companies:
Concentrate Manufacturing Operations of PR
Ford Automotive Corp.
Cold Stone Creamery
United Parcel Service
Sony Broadcast Export Corp.
American Airlines
Dish Network
inlingua© Language Center
Baxter Pharmaceuticals
Astra Zeneca
O' Design
Steiner Corp. (Coiffeurs of Her Royal Highness, Queen Elizabeth II)
Galileo International
Bruce Rubin Associates
Florida Power & Light
Catalina Lighting
Fine Art Lamps
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Local and international law firms

- All documents undergo an exhaustive revision process including:
proofreading
editing and formatting (including HTML)
localization
- Jobs are reviewed on an individual basis and delivered on time. Utmost care and attention to detail play a vital role in providing a high quality end-product for you and your client.

TRANSLATION STUDIES
Legal
Technical
Medical
Literary (prose & poetry)
Academic
Diplomatic
Canonic
Advertising / Communication Media
Translation Practica
Journalese (newspaper articles)
Technical Writing
Interpretation theory and practice (simultaneous, consecutive, escort)
Translation History
Diction
Phonetics
Advanced literature and composition in English, Spanish & French
Latin, French, Italian

HIGHER LANGUAGE EDUCATION AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS & RECINTO UNIVERSITARIO DE PUERTO RICO (Advanced conversation, composition, reading and literature.) Dean's List.
Spanish
English
French
Italian
Latin

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

- 17 successful years in the translation field.

- 1993-1995 Director of Translation, inlingua© International, state of Florida. Managed 6 branches, including Miami, Aventura, Coral Gables, Fisher Island, Orlando and West Palm Beach. inlingua© is one of the top private language organizations worldwide with headquarters in Switzerland.

- Fist to list the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico on the World's Translator/Interpreter map available on this site in order to promote our profession and allow other members from PR to register and gain visibility for the Island.

- Non-exhaustive list of Biochemical, Scientific Assays and MSDS translated from 1990 to present:

Flonicamid
Pegaso
Daconil
Bravo 500 & Bravo 720
Fluazinam - Product Safety Manual for the Workplace
Paraquat
Fosthiazate - Safety Guidelines for the Workplace
Chemical Classification of Chlorothalonil
Chlorothalonil Micronucleus Test in Mice, Rats and Guinea Pigs
IB 16721D Technical Bulletin
Aquatize - Complete Chemical Safety Product Report
Sodium Chloride - Petition to Release Product Based on Tolerance Ratings
EPA Determinations on the Toxicological Effects of Bioxydants
Mancozeb
Daconate
Altima 500 SC
Tripen - Non-ionic Adjuvant for Triazole Fungicides in Fatty Alcohols
Tripen - Spray Adjuvant for Triazol Fungicides in the Banana plant
Teratogenic Study in Rabbits with Technical Grade SL-150
Study of the effects of endo and ecto parasitic nematodes in crops
Assays regarding the effects of various pesticides, herbicides and chemicals in various types of soil, crops, aquatic organisms, fish species, flora and fauna, including health hazards and teratogenic effects caused by human consumption and exposure.
Gas and liquid chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Ultra high yield spectrometry, the effects of UV, infrared rays and others.
Pesticide tolerance studies.
Pre and post emergence effects of chemicals and pesticides on various crops.

Please contact me for information regarding rates and payment terms. Legal translations include a Certificate of Accuracy.

- Special rates for large projects***AVAILABLE 12 HRS PER DAY., 6 DAYS A WEEK***

"The finest words in the world are only vain sounds if you cannot comprehend them". (Anatole France.)
REFERENCES FURNISHED UPON REQUEST. ESTIMATES PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE
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Jul 17, 2009



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